Welcome

Preserving and honoring our local history

The Green River Valley Museum was formed to perpetuate and preserve the history and culture of the Green River Valley in western Wyoming.  Its goal is to honor the many hard working families who have built a unique community. We are a non- profit corporation. Admission to the Museum is by donation. All contributions are greatly appreciated. Special tours welcome and can be arranged, including outside our regular open season.  Local area history: Early Big Piney & Marbleton settlement Wardell Buffalo Trap Black Homestead Cabin Tie Hacks & Railroad Tie Logging Price-Sommers Schoolhouse Halfway Post Office Old Big Piney Library Burnham Building Old Big Piney Jail Family-operated Coal Mines Early Oil & Gas Wells Big Piney Examiner Newspaper Press Green River Drift Chuckwagon Sheep Wagon Cowboy Bar Brands Campfire Girls Oral Histories Early Sublette County Brands Project
© 2017 Green River Valley Museum, 206 Front Street, PO Box 12, Big Piney, Wyoming 83113                                                              Founded 1990
Big Piney, Wyoming
Green River Valley Museum
Open:  June through mid-October Tuesday through Saturday   11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Admission is by donation. 307-276-5343
2017 Highlights July 22: “Lander Trail through Sublette County” talk by Clint Gilchrist. Saturday, 1PM. August 1-5: “Scan Week” We’ll scan your documents for free and put on a CD. August 4: Western Movie Night August 26: “Territorial Lawmen of Uinta County” Hickey Brothers February 2018: Hardhats & Stetsons and Amateur Cowboy Poetry More details TBA Free Programs

Welcome

Preserving and honoring our local

history

The Green River Valley Museum was formed to perpetuate and preserve the history and culture of the Green River Valley in western Wyoming.  Its goal is to honor the many hard working families who have built a unique community. We are a non-profit corporation. Admission to the Museum is by donation. All contributions are greatly appreciated. Special tours welcome and can be arranged, including outside our regular open season.  Local area history: Early Big Piney & Marbleton settlement Wardell Buffalo Trap Black Homestead Cabin Tie Hacks & Railroad Tie Logging Price-Sommers Schoolhouse Halfway Post Office Old Big Piney Library Burnham Building Old Big Piney Jail Family-operated Coal Mines Early Oil & Gas Wells Big Piney Examiner Newspaper Press Green River Drift Chuckwagon Sheep Wagon Cowboy Bar Brands Campfire Girls Oral Histories Early Sublette County Brands Project
© 2017 Green River Valley Museum, 206 Front Street, Big Piney, Wyoming PO Box 12, Big Piney, WY  82113                                      Founded 1990
Big Piney, Wyoming
Green River Valley Museum
Open:  June through mid-October Tuesday through Saturday   11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Admission is by donation. 307-276-5343